Tag: Alphabet Class A

Walmart to test self-driving cars in multiple cities with Ford and Argo AI

Ford Motor plans to launch its self-driving vehicle businesses in 2022 with vehicles based on its Escape Hybrid crossover. Ford Walmart is expanding its self-driving vehicle program to include Ford Motor and Argo AI, an autonomous car start-up backed by the automaker. The companies said Wednesday that the collaboration will use Ford Escape hybrids with […]

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DoorDash, Grubhub and Uber sue NYC over bill that limits how much they can charge restaurants

Delivery man riding by a posted sign with safety instructions at Bushwick Avenue. NYPD closed major streets to vehicular traffic in Bushwick during the day allowing people to properly exercise social distancing while walking in the streets during the pandemic. Erik McGregor | Getty Images DoorDash, Grubhub and Uber Eats filed a lawsuit against the […]

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Leon Cooperman says his biggest position in the market now is very contrarian

Leon Cooperman on CNBC’s “Halftime Report.” Scott Mlyn | CNBC Billionaire investor Leon Cooperman said the stock market is not susceptible to an imminent correction, and investors can still find plenty of bargains. “The cyclical conditions are not ripe for a big decline,” he said, speaking on CNBC’s “Squawk Box” Thursday. “I’m finding a lot of things […]

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QAnon and anti-vaxxers brainwashed kids stuck at home — now teachers have to deprogram them

Seventh grade Alabama teacher Sarah Wildes relies on a tool called Checkology to teach her students how to spot real news and misinformation. Courtesy of Sarah Wildes When Sarah Wildes, a seventh grade teacher in Alabama, was asked by a student about the mass confusion surrounding the results of the 2020 U.S. presidential election, she […]

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Check out Morgan Stanley’s list of stocks that have crushed the market

A pedestrian wearing a protective mask walks past Visa Inc. headquarters in Foster City, California. David Paul Morris | Bloomberg | Getty Images Morgan Stanley just released its “Vintage Values” stock list for 2022, a group of high conviction names that have a history of crushing the market. Source link

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Dow futures fall slightly after 30-stock average snaps 5-day winning streak

Dow futures slipped slightly in overnight trading on Tuesday after the 30-stock average snapped a 5-day winning streak in the regular session. Dow futures fell 50 points. S&P 500 futures dipped 0.1% and Nasdaq 100 futures dropped 0.15%. On Tuesday, the major averages dipped following a decline in retail sales. The Dow Jones Industrial Average […]

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Google unveils new budget Pixel phone as it continues to build out hardware business

Google on Tuesday announced the Pixel 5a, a new budget Pixel phone that shows the company is continuing to dedicate resources to building fresh hardware across a range of prices. The Pixel 5a costs $449 and will launch on Aug. 26. Google is slowly ramping up its hardware business, which doesn’t generate meaningful revenue for […]

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Google billionaire Larry Page has been granted New Zealand residency

Alphabet CEO, Larry Page.  Emmanuel Dunand | AFP | GettyImages Larry Page, the billionaire Google co-founder, has been granted residency in New Zealand and spent time in the country during the coronavirus pandemic, the New Zealand government confirmed to CNBC Friday. Page, 48, applied for New Zealand residence in November 2020 via the nation’s “Investor […]

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